Sheppard Pratt Frederick Turkey Trot 2023

Thursday, November 23, 2023

Join us for the 21st annual Sheppard Pratt Frederick Turkey Trot

Get ready to make a difference this Thanksgiving Day at the 21st annual Sheppard Pratt Frederick Turkey Trot! Dust off your running shoes and join us on November 23 for a family-friendly 5K and 1K fun run/walk. Your race registration directly supports the care and support provided to those who turn to Sheppard Pratt for help.
Click here to register for the Turkey Trot!

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From cozy sweatshirts to sporty tees, we've got your trot covered.
Get ready to turn heads and gobble up some style. Click here to start shopping!

Race Day Information:

Location: Baker Park
1K fun run/walk start time: 8:00 a.m. 
5K run start time: 8:30 a.m.

Click here to view the 5K map.

Click here to view the 1K course map.

Click here to view the Turkey Trot FAQ

Registration Fees

Race shirts included for all 5K and 1K participants. Want to skip the lines at packet pickup? Get your bib and shirt shipped to your door for only $9.95 per person.

5K Run/Walk
  • Early Bird! July 17 – August 15: $25
  • August 16 – October 31: $30
  • November 1 – November 21: $35
  • November 22: $40 (on-site registration at packet pickup only)
 1K Fun Run/Walk
  • July 17 – November 22: $15 (Online registration closes November 21, 11:59 p.m. ET; November 22 registration available on-site at packet pickup only

Packet Pickup

Packet pickup location and dates coming soon! There is no race day packet pickup.

New for 2023! Participants can have their race bibs and shirts mailed to them in order to limit travel and avoid the lines. All you have to do is cover the shipping fees. This option is offered as an add on during registration. Those that select the shipping option should expect to receive their packet(s) the week of November 13. If you do not receive packet by November 19 contact us at